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Eddie Bass

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Eddie Bass
Eddie Bass.jpg
Tennessee House of Representatives District 65
Incumbent
In office
2007-2012
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected2006
Term limitsN/A
Education
High schoolGiles County High School
Personal
Date of birthNovember 3, 1957
Place of birthGiles County, TN
ProfessionRetired
ReligionChurch of Christ
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Eddie Bass (b. November 3, 1957) is a former Democratic member of the Tennessee House of Representatives, representing the 65th District. He did not run for re-election in 2012.[1]

Bass is a former small business owner and also worked as a Sheriff, but is now retired.

Bass received his diploma from Giles County High School. He is a graduate of both the Tennessee Law Enforcement Training Academy Criminal Investigation School and the Tennessee Law Enforcement Academy.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Bass served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Bass served on these committees:

Subcommittee on Criminal Practice and Procedure

Elections

2010

See also: Tennessee House of Representatives elections, 2010

Bass ran for re-election to the 65th District seat in 2010. He was unopposed in the August 5 primary.[2] He defeated independent Ted Roop and Republican Billy Spivey in the general election on November 2, 2010.[3]

2008

On Nov. 4, 2008, Bass won re-election to the 65th District Seat in the Tennessee House of Representatives.[4]

Bass raised $12,600 for his campaign.[5]

Tennessee House of Representatives, District 65 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Eddie Bass (D) 15,856

Campaign donors

2010

In 2010, Bass received $30,545 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.[6]

Tennessee House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Eddie Bass's campaign in 2010
Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association$4,500
Tennessee Bankers Association$1,500
Curtiss, Charles$1,000
Tennessee Association Of Professional Bail Agents$1,000
Tennessee Association Of Realtors$1,000
Total Raised in 2010 $30,545

2008

Bass raised $12,600 in the 2008 election cycle.

His major contributors are listed below.[7]

Donor Amount
National Healthcare Corp $1,500
Tennessee Healthcare Association $1,000
Tennessee Bankers Association $1,000
Tennessee Medical Association $1,000
Tennessee Trial Lawyers Association $1,000

Personal

Bass is married and has two children.

External links

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Tennessee House of Representatives District 65
2007–2012
Succeeded by
Jeremy Durham (R)